The world of Pakistani arts has seen some great names and faces attached to it. Feryal Ali Gauhar is one such name who has been memorable though she did not appear a lot on the screens. She is highly educated and she has served in the United nations as well. Feryal Gauhar has worked a lot around child protection and she is an advisor to the government for child protection.
She was a guest on Masarrat Misbah’s show and she shared her own story with the world as well as how she first hand dealt with the infamous Zainab Ansari case. She shared that she has been a victim of child molestation as well and when this happens, not even your family wants to acknowledge it.
This is what she shared:
She broke into tears while she talked about little Zainab’s case. She narrated how she met the family and how things moved forward at the time. Faryal also narrated how strong the belief of Zainab’s father was when he was trying to get justice for his little daughter.
Here is how she became a part of the team who became the first hand witness of the Zainab Ansari case:
Feryal narrated her own story that how as a four year old child she became a victim. They were travelling on a cruise where she was targeted by a steward. Feryal was off to get some vanilla ice-cream when she crossed paths with that tormentor and she was not even able to tell her mother that something bad happened. She added that to this day, after 60 years, she still cannot eat vanilla ice-cream as it makes her remember that day.
This is the tragic story she narrated: